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  • Hollywood Director Joss Whedon Sexualizes, Mocks Young Cancer Survivors Meeting with Paul Ryan

    04/28/2017 6:00:53 AM PDT · by Ciaphas Cain · 29 replies
    Breitbart ^ | April 27, 2017 | Charlie Nash
    Hollywood director Joss Whedon faced heat on Twitter Thursday after he sexualized and mocked a meeting between Paul Ryan and a group of young cancer survivors. Tonight on White House Wife Hunt, Donny makes host P. Ryan give 2 more contestants the Not a 10 card, wrote Whedon on Twitter, along with the picture of the meeting that shows two young girls with Ryan.
  • Bill Nye, Rachel Bloom Team for Transgender Anthem Sex Junk (Video)

    04/26/2017 12:17:08 PM PDT · by brucedickinson · 44 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 4-24-2017 | Ben Kew
    Actress Rachel Bloom has teamed up with Science Guy Bill Nye to debut an LGBT sex anthem on the new Netflix series Bill Nye Saves the World. Bloom, perhaps best known for her role in the sitcom Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, proceeds to give a performance of a song titled My Sex Junk, which includes lyrics like: This world of ours is so full of choice. But must I choose between only John or Joyce? Are my options only hard or moist? My vagina has its own voice. Other lines in the performance, which features Nye behind a DJ booth and a...
  • ESPN to fire more than 100 on-air employees today

    04/26/2017 8:32:45 AM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 24 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 04/26/17 | Robert Laurie
    The MSNBC of sports ESPN used to be the crown jewel in the Disney Corporations portfolio. It was thought to be the network cable subscribers couldnt - and wouldnt - live without, so it was a perennial cash-cow. Even if the movies, toys, and theme parks underperformed, ESPN could be counted on to generate mountains of Mouse-moolah. Maybe thats why Keith Olbermanns twice-former network thought infusing sports coverage with ever-increasing levels of left-wing political content was a good move. After all, if the ratings are bulletproof, why not let the biased, poorly-informed, political opinions fly?
  • Disney's new Avatar expansion to create hundreds of new jobs (FL, 700 perm jobs, 800 construction)

    04/24/2017 9:08:20 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 12 replies
    WOFL-TV ^ | April 24, 2017
    ORLANDO, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35) - Disney executives emphasized the economic impact of the brand new attraction at Animal Kingdom called Pandora: World of Avatar. Not only has it created hundreds of new jobs but it would be more money that those new workers will put back into the local economy. Walt Disney World has 73,000 cast members today, serves as the largest single employer in the United States, said Senior Vice President of Walt Disney World Parks Jim MacPhee. All of those cast members live, work, and play here in Central Florida. And so this ability to add incrementally...
  • Analysts are speculating about Apple buying Disney: 'A tech/media juggernaut like no other'

    04/13/2017 10:45:05 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 19 replies
    Business Insider ^ | April 13, 2017 | Rob Price
    Could Apple buy Disney? It would be a huge deal, worth hundreds of billions of dollars and that's what analysts are speculating about on Thursday. Research from RBC Capital Markets says such a merger would produce a "tech/media juggernaut like no other" the combination of the biggest tech company in the world and a near-century-old cultural titan. "The resultant company would be massive, with enough cash and balance sheet capacity to change the nature of the hardware, service, and content industries," the analysts wrote in a note to investors....
  • Captain America Actor Gives Tom Brady A Pass For Supporting Trump

    04/13/2017 5:56:37 PM PDT · by brucedickinson · 27 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 4-12-2017 | Daniel Leberfeld
    Right after Trump was elected on November 9, Evans tweeted, This is an embarrassing night for America. Weve let a hatemonger lead our great nation. Weve let a bully set our course. Im devastated. This tweet didnt sit well with some of his Twitter followers. Granted, its an easy thing to say as a privileged white male. Because there are plenty of people oppressed and victimized and in jeopardy at this stage.
  • Disney's 'Beauty and the Beast' Waltzing Past $1B at Global Box Office

    04/13/2017 7:34:52 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 8 replies
    Yahoo News via Hollywood Reporter ^ | -4/13/2017 | Pamela McClintock, The Hollywood Reporter
    Beauty and the Beast is joining the billion-dollar club at the worldwide box office. Director Bill Condons update of Disneys classic 1991 animated film likely will achieve the milestone by Thursday. (The entry of The Fate of the Furious in a handful of foreign markets on Wednesday is clouding the forecast.) On Tuesday, Beauty, starring Emma Watson as Belle, grossed $9.7 million for a worldwide total of $993.2 million. The tentpole has earned $435.9 million domestically and $557.3 million overseas, led by China ($85.2 million) and the U.K. ($75.3 million). Disney has plenty of reason to celebrate. Beauty and the...
  • Marvel Artist Ardian Syaf Hid Anti-Christian And Jewish Messages In This Weeks X-Men Comic

    04/08/2017 7:02:28 PM PDT · by PotatoHeadMick · 25 replies ^ | April 8, 2017 | Rich Johnston
    In Indonesia, 212 is the number used to denote a specific mass protest from 2nd December last year. Hundreds of thousands of Muslims marched against the Christian governor of Jakarta, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, known as Ahok, over allegations of blasphemy regarding his use of the Quran in campaigning against opponents. The march was organised, in part, with the National Movement to Safeguard the Indonesian Ulema Councils Fatwa. It was pretty hardline conservative and the protest demanded the government prosecute and jail Ahok based on the councils fatwa, declaring him to be a blasphemer.
  • Chickens Come Home to Roost: Massive Layoffs Predicted for ESPN Broadcasters (Bye, Bye Losers)

    04/02/2017 9:41:32 AM PDT · by blam · 49 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 4-2-2017 | Robert J. Marlow
    As reported extensively by Breitbart News, ESPN has suffered severe losses in cable subscriptions over the last few years, the repercussion of which will rear its ugly head in the form of significant cutting of on-air talent in the near future. According to comments made Thursday by ESPNs Jim Miller on SI Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch, dozens of employees will soon join the unemployment lines. The way that Ive heard itand Ive kind of run the numbers on it, I think were looking at between 40 and 50 people, Miller said. And look, theres a lot of uncertainty about...
  • Every Single Ride at Walt Disney World, Ranked

    03/30/2017 6:52:33 AM PDT · by C19fan · 24 replies
    Travel and Leisure ^ | March 30, 2017 | Carlye Wisel
    There are only so many hours in a day at Walt Disney World, so how do you decide what to ride first? Simple: you take our advice for it. This meticulous ranking of every stellar must-see 3D attraction, perfectly themed roller coaster, and out-of-this-world flyer will help you plan the perfect trip for speed demons and boat ride obsessives alike. (We left stage shows and other smaller attractions out, so consider these the best-of-the-best where rides are concerned.) Dangle your toes over international monuments, shoot to the galaxy in a rocket, and believe it or not, catch a stand-up comedy...
  • A FReeper watches "Beauty and the Beast" (2017)

    03/24/2017 9:35:31 PM PDT · by ctdonath2 · 93 replies
    Having bought premium tickets in advance of the "gay moment" revelation, I ended up seeing Disney's remake of Beauty and the Beast. No point in wasting good money over an alleged 2-second problem in a 2-hour movie. FWIW, I saw the standard-format 2D version. WARINING: SPOILERS. Not that you're really going to find them spoiling, since you already know the story and the hysteria, but if you're worried about spoilers anyway then stop here already. Overall, it was a worthy remake of the hit animated film we all recall. The new generation is growing up with photorealistic animation (vs hand-drawn...
  • Disney Extends Bob Igers Contract To July 2019

    03/23/2017 8:59:10 AM PDT · by C19fan · 11 replies
    Deadline Hollywood ^ | March 23, 2017 | David Lieberman
    Disney just gave itself a little more time to find CEO Bob Igers heir apparent: It made the expected announcement that it has extended his contract one year to July 2, 2019.
  • Beauty and the Beast to Open in Malaysia With Gay Moment Intact

    03/21/2017 6:42:24 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 27 replies
    The Wrap ^ | 03/21/2017 | Tony Maglio
    Disney’s massive box office hit “Beauty and the Beast” will open in Malaysia after all, and “with no cuts.” Yes, that means the film’s highly publicized “gay moment” will remain intact over there.“We are pleased to announce that Disney’s ‘Beauty And The Beast’ has now been approved to be released in Malaysia with no cuts, with a PG-13 rating,” the Walt Disney Company of Malaysia told the New Straits Times. “Be our guest when the film opens in Malaysian cinemas on March 30, 2017.”Malaysian theater giant Golden Screen Cinemas confirmed the news on Twitter this morning: BEAUTY AND THE...
  • Did you know the Beauty and the Beast costumes were crafted in India?

    03/21/2017 6:55:45 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 19 replies
    Elle ^ | 03/21/2017 | BY HASINA KHATIB
    While Disney was creating magic onscreen with their live-action retelling of the Beauty and the Beast tale, Indian artisans were weaving their own form of magic offscreen through Belles wardrobe. Sinad OSullivan, assistant costume designer of the movie, will have you know that doing justice to the eighteenth century aesthetic is no small feat. When it came to commissioning exquisite French floral designs for Belles costumes, she spread her web wide and of course, caught on to the good artisans of Bhuj, Gujarat. As part of her commitment to the Who made my clothes initiative, OSullivan shared the story of...
  • Mom: I never questioned transgenderism until I met a man in the Disneyland bathroom

    03/19/2017 5:06:43 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 46 replies
    Leftists smugly ask what they perceive to be THE gotcha question about trannies in restrooms: So, are we going to have genital police? To those smugsters, I ask, How will you determine whether the burly, bearded, bulging-biceped person in the womens restroom or locker room is a member of the trans cult or a predator pretending to be a member of the trans cult? Please read this short blog post from liberal California mom Kristen Quintrall whose eyes were (partially) opened by an experience in the womens restroom at Disneyland: I didnt know if I was going to write this...
  • Beauty and the Beast Bows With Record-Breaking $170 Million Opening

    03/19/2017 12:20:33 PM PDT · by C19fan · 48 replies
    MSN ^ | March 19, 2017 | Jeremy Fuster
    "Beauty and the Beast" is now estimated to break the all-time opening weekend record for a PG-rated film set last year by "Finding Dory" as it is now estimated to make $170 million in its opening weekend from 4,210 after grossing $63 million on its opening Saturday.
  • Coco Official US Teaser Trailer (Disney/Pixar's Celebration of Mexican Culture)

    03/19/2017 9:31:49 AM PDT · by brucedickinson · 22 replies
    Youtube ^ | 3-15-2017 | Disney-Pixar
    Despite his familys baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel (voice of newcomer Anthony Gonzalez) dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz (voice of Benjamin Bratt). Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead following a mysterious chain of events. Along the way, he meets charming trickster Hector (voice of Gael Garca Bernal), and together, they set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel's family history
  • 50 years ago Saturday, Pirates of the Caribbean opened at Disneyland

    03/18/2017 1:54:21 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 25 replies
    Orange County Register ^ | March 18, 2017 | Mark Eades
    ANAHEIM A half-century ago today, Pirates of the Caribbean opened at Disneyland with great fanfare, and Ron Hanford was there. It lived up to everything, he recalled, now 71 and living in Rancho Cucamonga. This week, like so so many times over the years, he was back enjoying Disneyland and Pirates... It was the last attraction overseen by Walt Disney, opening three months after his death. What is now a 15-minute journey in a boat that bobs past fireflies, pirates firing off cannons, drinking pirates and those trying to escape a jail cell with that catchy tune...
  • Box Office: 'Beauty and the Beast' Waltzing to Huge $165M-$170M Bow

    03/18/2017 5:57:37 AM PDT · by C19fan · 108 replies
    The Hollywood Reporter ^ | March 17, 2017 | Pamela McClintock and Rebecca Ford
    Disney's live-action adaptation of the classic animated musical could clear $60 million on Friday alone on its way to landing one of the top 10 openings of all time, not accounting for inflation.
  • Faithless Disney, Empty Malick [Beauty & the Beast]

    03/17/2017 10:48:21 AM PDT · by C19fan · 30 replies
    National Review ^ | March 17, 2017 | Armond White
    The classic 1946 French version of Beauty and the Beast (La Belle et la Bte) featured an opening epigraph that explained the concept behind director Jean Cocteaus live-action fairy tale: Children believe what we tell them. They have complete faith in us. That faith gets compromised in the new live-action musical Beauty and the Beast. Its attempt to sneakily indoctrinate children (and adults) into Disney Corporation banality recasts the nature of parent-child (and Hollywood-consumer) relations so that that bond is subsumed in state-sponsored political correctness. This new version with its feminist Belle (Emma Watson), a crude, chauvinist-male Beast (Dan...